In Real Life
Score: 3.5
From 36 Ratings

In Real Life


  • Author : Cory Doctorow
  • Publisher : First Second
  • Release Date : 2014-10-14
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781466858619


In Real Life Book Description :

Anda loves Coarsegold Online, the massively-multiplayer role playing game that she spends most of her free time on. It's a place where she can be a leader, a fighter, a hero. It's a place where she can meet people from all over the world, and make friends. Gaming is, for Anda, entirely a good thing. But things become a lot more complicated when Anda befriends a gold farmer -- a poor Chinese kid whose avatar in the game illegally collects valuable objects and then sells them to players from developed countries with money to burn. This behavior is strictly against the rules in Coarsegold, but Anda soon comes to realize that questions of right and wrong are a lot less straightforward when a real person's real livelihood is at stake. From acclaimed teen ...

Real Life

Real Life


  • Author : Brandon Taylor
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2020-02-18
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780525538905


Real Life Book Description :

A FINALIST FOR THE 2020 BOOKER PRIZE A NEW YORK TIMES EDITORS' CHOICE “A blistering coming of age story” —O: The Oprah Magazine A novel of startling intimacy, violence, and mercy among friends in a Midwestern university town, from an electric new voice. Almost everything about Wallace is at odds with the Midwestern university town where he is working uneasily toward a biochem degree. An introverted young man from Alabama, black and queer, he has left behind his family without escaping the long shadows of his childhood. For reasons of self-preservation, Wallace has enforced a wary distance even within his own circle of friends—some dating each other, some dating women, some feigning straightness. But over the course of a late-summer weekend, a...

In Real Life

In Real Life


  • Author : Charlayne Woodard
  • Publisher : Dramatist's Play Service
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Genre: Drama
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UCSC:32106018010261


In Real Life Book Description :

THE STORY: After graduating from drama school in Chicago, Charlayne Woodard, a young African-American woman, eagerly packs her bags and heads for New York City to live with her boyfriend and pursue an acting career. Her family is concerned about th...

In Real Life
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

In Real Life


  • Author : Nev Schulman
  • Publisher : Grand Central Publishing
  • Release Date : 2014-09-02
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781455584284


In Real Life Book Description :

From the host of MTV's #1 show Catfish comes the definitive guide about how to connect with people authentically in today's increasingly digital world. IN REAL LIFE: Love, Lies & Identity in the Digital Age As the host of the wildly popular TV series Catfish which investigates online relationships to determine whether they are based on truth or fiction (spoiler: it's almost always fiction). Nev has become the Dr. Drew of online relationships. His clout in this area springs from his own experience with a deceptive online romance, about which he made a critically acclaimed 2010 documentary (also called Catfish). In that film Nev coined the term "catfish" to refer to someone who creates a false online persona to reel someone into a romantic relationship...

Girls in Real Life Situations
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Girls in Real Life Situations


  • Author : Shannon Trice-Black
  • Publisher : Research Press
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0878225439


Girls in Real Life Situations Book Description :

"In this unique group counseling curriculum for working with girls in grades K-5, authors Shannon Trice-Black and Julia V. Taylor provide 80 activities divided into ten session themes: Who am I?, My sassy self: positive body image, This or that? Making ch...

In Real Life
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

In Real Life


  • Author : Jessica Love
  • Publisher : Macmillan
  • Release Date : 2016-03-01
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781466870994


In Real Life Book Description :

Hannah Cho and Nick Cooper have been best friends since 8th grade. They talk for hours on the phone, regularly shower each other with presents, and know everything there is to know about one another. There's just one problem: Hannah and Nick have never actually met. Hannah has spent her entire life doing what she's supposed to, but when her senior year spring break plans get ruined by a rule-breaker, she decides to break a rule or two herself. She impulsively decides to road trip to Vegas, her older sister and BFF in tow, to surprise Nick and finally declare her more-than-friend feelings for him. Hannah's romantic gesture backfires when she gets to Vegas and meets Nick's girlfriend, whom he failed to mention. And it turns out his relationship status ...

In Real Life
Score: 5
From 5 Ratings

In Real Life


  • Author : Joey Graceffa
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2015-05-19
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781476794310


In Real Life Book Description :

A confessional, uplifting memoir from the beloved YouTube personality. It’s not where you begin that matters. It's where you end up. Twenty-three year old Joey Graceffa has captured the hearts of millions of teens and young adults through his playful, sweet, and inspirational YouTube presence (not to mention his sparkling eyes and perfect hair). Yet, Joey wasn’t always comfortable in his skin, and in this candid memoir, he thoughtfully looks back on his journey from pain to pride, self-doubt to self-acceptance. To his fans, Joey is that best friend who always captures the brighter side of life but also isn’t afraid to get real. In the pages of his first book, he opens up about his years of struggling with family hardships and troubles at school...

Irl

Irl


  • Author : Molly Maddox
  • Publisher : Independently Published
  • Release Date : 2019-02-03
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1795507500


Irl Book Description :

Conor: It starts with a drunken text pic. The kind I would normally never send. Only, instead of it going to the flirty hotel bartender, it goes to some random stranger who actually responds. I tell myself an unexpected night of hot as hell back-and-forth is the perfect way to blow off a little steam while I'm in New York closing an important business deal. Little do I know the man on the other end of the line is none other than Wells Grange: the most controlling, egotistical, emotionless SOB I've ever met. I spend my days squaring off against Wells in the boardroom, and my nights succumbing to the sexy stranger's commanding texts in the bedroom. Within days, I'm falling for someone I shouldn't, and I have to remind myself that none of this is real. ...

In Real Life
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

In Real Life


  • Author : Lawrence Tabak
  • Publisher : Tuttle Publishing
  • Release Date : 2014-11-11
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781462915309


In Real Life Book Description :

Fifteen-year-old math prodigy Seth Gordon knows exactly what he wants to do with his life—play video games. Every spare minute is devoted to honing his skills at Starfare, the world's most popular computer game. His goal: South Korea, where the top pros are rich and famous. But the best players train all day, while Seth has school and a job and divorced parents who agree on only one thing: "Get off that damn computer." Plus there's a new distraction named Hannah, an aspiring photographer who actually seems to understand his obsession. While Seth mopes about his tournament results and mixed signals from Hannah, Team Anaconda, one of the leading Korean pro squads, sees something special. Before he knows it, it's goodbye Kansas, goodbye Hannah, and he...

In Real Life

In Real Life


  • Author : Leslie Sills
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2001-11-01
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0823417522


In Real Life Book Description :

The lives and works of Imogene Cunningham, Dorothea Lange, Lola Alvarez Bravo, Carrie Mae Weems, Elsa Dorfman and Cindy Sherman....